Lieut.-General Sir Alan Cunningham.

Oral Answers to Questions — British Army. – in the House of Commons on 10th March 1942.

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Photo of Lieut-Colonel Sir Thomas Moore Lieut-Colonel Sir Thomas Moore , Ayr District of Burghs

asked the Under-Secretary of State for War what is the present position of General Sir Alan Cunningham; and when his medical advisers anticipate that this distinguished soldier will be able to return to duty?

Photo of Mr Duncan Sandys Mr Duncan Sandys , Lambeth Norwood

This officer on his return to this country was examined by a medical board and classified as temporarily unfit for service. He has recently been reexamined and has now been passed as fit. There is at present no suitable appointment in which he can be employed.